Geog 9015: Database Design and Management for GIS (2 days 1.6 CEU)

This course focuses on the planning, construction and administration of a GIS database, including both spatial and attribute data. The lecture provides a conceptual background, as well as practical guidelines, and is reinforced with exercises using both ESRI software and traditional database design techniques. Topics include data requirements analysis; relational database design; attribute and entity definitions; table normalization; table creation and population; query optimization; and data integration.

Event Date: Friday, February 16, 2018 - 08:30 to Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 17:30
HSS 290
Class format: 
Approximately 50% lecture, 50% software application.
Seth Hiatt
Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (Geog 9003) or equivalent experience.